TITLE

End of the old Arab strongman

AUTHOR(S)
Roy, Olivier
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
New Statesman;2/28/2011, Vol. 140 Issue 5042, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses aspects of the 2011 demonstrations and civil unrest that have taken place in a number of countries of the Middle East that seek to overturn the political status quo in the region. The central focus of the article is on the author's contention that the ruling parties and the religious authorities have not appreciated the fact that the young people who mounted the protests cannot be offered superficial reforms.
ACCESSION #
58695113

 

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